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November 3, 2017

Institutional Associate Member Special Feature – Grace Lutheran Church

As you may know, we offer membership to the many businesses that reside in Oliver. I’ll be sharing some insights from time to time on these members – this time, Grace Lutheran Church. As many of you may (or may not) know, the Oliver Community League had to demolish our hall this year due to extensive wood rot. This left our league without a permanent space to call our own […]
October 20, 2017

Halloween in Oliver: Building Community One Candy at a Time

Trick-or-Treating has long been a Canadian tradition: stuffing your snowsuit under your costume, grabbing a pillowcase, walking down the street among your costumed friends from house to house, and collecting candy from neighbours is a fond childhood memory for many of us. However, living in a high-density neighbourhood can make traditional trick-or-treating a challenge: kids and families often don’t know which buildings and suites are handing out candy and neighbours […]
October 5, 2017

Halloween Candy Map

Due to popular demand, we have decided to create a Halloween map that includes locations in our neighbourhood that are handing out candy this year. We are busy adding locations daily so check back often! To add your location to the map, please email the address to info@olivercommunity.com. Also, be sure to stop by Kitchener Park and visit with league representatives, get warmed up at our fire pit, and get […]
September 22, 2017

Institutional Associate Member Special Feature: Cobs Bread

Cobs Bread Brewery District – Fresh Bread with a Fresh Take on Community You probably know that as a community league, we offer memberships to all of the people who choose to call the Oliver neighbourhood their home but did you also know that we offer membership to the variety of businesses that also reside in our community? Well, we sure do! It’s a little bit different for the Institutional […]